Seven Otago landowners face not being able to take water for
irrigation this season after failing to comply with water
Coastal erosion could undermine flood banks and roads in the
lower Clutha within three decades, an Otago Regional Council
A 67-year August temperature record for Dunedin melted
yesterday as strong northwesterly winds buffeted the region,
bringing down powerlines and trees, lifting roofing iron and
fuelling a grass fire.
Fallout from the Rena grounding off Tauranga's coast
has led the Otago Regional Council to nearly triple its
insurance cover for harbour incidents.
The ancient peripatus or velvet worm, needs cold, damp, dark
places to live.
Today is World Ranger Day, a chance to celebrate the work
of those working to protect and save our conservation estate.
Rebecca Fox takes a trip with marine ranger Jim Fyfe and his
team on a mission to find an injured sea lion pup.
Fifty-six jobs will be created when fast-food outlet Wendy's
opens in South Dunedin next year.
A Mapua couple will likely appeal a decision preventing
them from cutting down a protected tree on their Heriot Row
Formal consultation over proposals to restrict water takes
from the Pomahaka River and Cromwell aquifer will begin next
Volunteers from all over the world are helping return
Sinclair Wetland to a mostly weed and pest-free ecological
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